This is a full-time, tenure-track position for an Assistant Professor of Russian with a research interest in Russian language, literature, culture or linguistics. The ability and willingness to teach all levels of Russian language are required, and a strong background in language teaching methodology and a focus on proficiency are desirable.
Candidates must demonstrate evidence of an active research agenda, teaching excellence and native or near-native fluency in Russian. The PhD degree must be in hand by the start of the appointment in fall 2015.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and official transcripts to:
Dr. Grant H. Lundberg,
Department of German and Russian,
3112 JFSB, Brigham Young University,
Provo, UT 84602
Direct inquiries to:
The application deadline is Friday, 24 October 2014.
BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Posted on October 07, 2014.